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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 4/19/2024
Stock market today: Tumbling tech stocks drag Wall Street to the finish line of another losing week
American Express profits jump 34%, helped by jump in new customers, higher spending
American Express, Fifth Third rise; Netflix, PPG Industries fall, Friday, 4/19/2024
Intuitive Surgical Stock Can Trend Much Higher This Year 
3 Magnificent Seven Stocks Outperforming the Rest
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DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
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Stock market today: Tumbling tech stocks drag Wall Street to the finish line of another losing week
American Express profits jump 34%, helped by jump in new customers, higher spending
American Express, Fifth Third rise; Netflix, PPG Industries fall, Friday, 4/19/2024
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NASDAQ:EBAY

eBay (EBAY) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$50.39
+0.44 (+0.88%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$50.00
$51.02
50-Day Range
$41.13
$52.78
52-Week Range
$37.17
$52.93
Volume
4.30 million shs
Average Volume
6.48 million shs
Market Capitalization
$26.10 billion
P/E Ratio
9.65
Dividend Yield
2.14%
Price Target
$49.21

eBay MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.29 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
2.3% Downside
$49.21 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.50% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.21
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.60mentions of eBay in the last 14 days
Based on 32 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$50,130 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.40%
From $3.69 to $4.00 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.58 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

30th out of 195 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

16th out of 89 stocks

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About eBay Stock (NASDAQ:EBAY)

eBay Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates marketplace platforms that connect buyers and sellers in the United States, the United Kingdom, China, Germany, and internationally. The company's marketplace platform includes its online marketplace at ebay.com, off-platform businesses, and the eBay suite of mobile apps. Its platforms enable users to list, sell, and buy various products. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

EBAY Stock Price History

EBAY Stock News Headlines

How to Invest in E-Commerce: A Guide (EBAY)
Investing in e-commerce involves exploring opportunities in online retail marketplaces and technologies to capitalize on the sector's continued growth.
eBay Steadily Climbs as Collectors Drive Growth
eBay Inc. NASDAQ: EBAY is an online marketplace featuring auctions and fixed-priced listings for new, used and refurbished merchandise connecting buyers and sellers worldwide. eBay is a veteran internet giant in the retail/wholesale sector that emerged during the internet bubble and has withstood the test of time as one of the world's largest e-commerce sites and digital marketplaces, trailing Amazon.com Inc. NASDAQ: AMZN but towering over Etsy Inc. NASDAQ: ETSY, Shopify Inc. NYSE: SHOP and Mercari Inc. OTCMKTS: MCARY.
Secret Bull Market Starts in This Unusual Sector
"We're only at the very beginning of a new wave that could deliver 500%-plus gains in the years to come." In fact, 50 small companies related to this sector have already soared 100% or more in a recent 90-day stretch.
eBay Steadily Climbs as Collectors Drive Growth (EBAY)
EBAY stock continues to move higher as the online marketplace is seeing strong demand in its growing collectibles business
This Sector Ready to Outshine Key Rival, Says New Report
That's despite a one-month outperformance of the Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund NYSEARCA: XLP relative to the Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund NYSEARCA: XLY.
This Sector Ready to Outshine Key Rival, Says New Report (EBAY)
Consumer discretionary stocks are likely to outpace consumer staples, says Bank of America. Consumers' resilience and greater automation are driving growth.
Secret Bull Market Starts in This Unusual Sector
"We're only at the very beginning of a new wave that could deliver 500%-plus gains in the years to come." In fact, 50 small companies related to this sector have already soared 100% or more in a recent 90-day stretch.
eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) Short Interest Down 6.3% in March
eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) Rating Increased to Buy at StockNews.com
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/27/2024
Ex-Dividend for 3/25 Dividend
3/08/2024
Dividend Payable
3/25/2024
Today
4/19/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
5/01/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-Industry
Internet Software & Services
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:EBAY
CUSIP
27864210
Employees
12,300
Year Founded
1995

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$49.21
High Stock Price Target
$61.00
Low Stock Price Target
$32.00
Potential Upside/Downside
-2.3%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.29
Research Coverage
17 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$2.77 billion
Pretax Margin
36.66%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$10.11 billion
Cash Flow
$4.08 per share
Book Value
$12.32 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
516,912,000
Market Cap
$26.10 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.33

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Should I Buy eBay Stock? EBAY Pros and Cons Explained

Pros

Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in eBay Inc.:

  • eBay stock has shown positive performance, reaching a 12-month high of $52.93, indicating potential growth.
  • eBay Inc. has a market capitalization of $27.34 billion, reflecting the company's size and stability in the market.
  • The company's marketplace platforms connect buyers and sellers globally, providing a wide reach for potential business opportunities.
  • eBay's suite of mobile apps enhances user experience and accessibility, catering to the increasing trend of mobile commerce.
  • eBay's diverse range of products and services offers investors exposure to various segments of the e-commerce industry.

Cons

Investors should be bearish about investing in eBay Inc. for these reasons:

  • The company faces competition from other e-commerce giants, potentially impacting its market share and profitability.
  • eBay's P/E ratio of 10.11 and PEG ratio of 2.12 may indicate overvaluation or slower growth prospects compared to industry peers.
  • The debt-to-equity ratio of 1.09 suggests a moderate level of financial leverage, which could pose risks in economic downturns.
  • eBay's stock ownership by institutional investors and hedge funds at 87.48% may limit individual investor influence on company decisions.
  • Recent insider selling activity, such as SVP Edward O. Garcia selling shares, could signal lack of confidence or future challenges within the company.
These pros and cons were generated based on recent news and financial data from MarketBeat in order to provide readers with the fastest and most accurate insights. They were last updated on Wednesday, April 10, 2024. Please send any questions or comments about these eBay pros and cons to contact@marketbeat.com.

EBAY Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell eBay stock right now?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for eBay in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 10 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" EBAY shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in EBAY, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is eBay's stock price target for 2024?

17 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for eBay's shares. Their EBAY share price targets range from $32.00 to $61.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $49.21 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.3%.
View analysts price targets for EBAY
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How have EBAY shares performed in 2024?

eBay's stock was trading at $43.62 at the start of the year. Since then, EBAY shares have increased by 15.5% and is now trading at $50.39.
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Are investors shorting eBay?

eBay saw a decrease in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 18,090,000 shares, a decrease of 6.3% from the March 15th total of 19,310,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 6,740,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.7 days. Approximately 3.5% of the shares of the company are sold short.
View eBay's Short Interest
.

When is eBay's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2024.
View our EBAY earnings forecast
.

How can I listen to eBay's earnings call?

eBay will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, May 1st at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were eBay's earnings last quarter?

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 27th. The e-commerce company reported $1.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.03 by $0.04. The e-commerce company earned $2.60 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.51 billion. eBay had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 29.16% and a net margin of 27.36%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 3.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.87 EPS.
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.

How often does eBay pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for eBay?

eBay declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 23rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 11th will be given a dividend of $0.27 per share on Monday, March 25th. This represents a $1.08 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.14%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 8th. This is an increase from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.25.
Read our dividend analysis for EBAY
.

Is eBay a good dividend stock?

eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) pays an annual dividend of $1.08 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.18%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 5 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 20.69%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, EBAY will have a dividend payout ratio of 27.00% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for EBAY.

How will eBay's stock buyback program work?

eBay declared that its board has initiated a stock buyback plan on Tuesday, February 27th 2024, which permits the company to repurchase $2,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 8.1% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has eBay issued on next quarter's earnings?

eBay updated its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 28th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 4.580-4.660 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of 4.340. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What other stocks do shareholders of eBay own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other eBay investors own include Intel (INTC), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Tesla (TSLA), PayPal (PYPL), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS), Micron Technology (MU) and Starbucks (SBUX).

Who are eBay's major shareholders?

eBay's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.24%), Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.21%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.06%), AMF Tjanstepension AB (0.03%), Thompson Investment Management Inc. (0.03%) and Olstein Capital Management L.P. (0.02%). Insiders that own company stock include Anthony John Bates, Brian J Doerger, Brian J Doerger, Cornelius Boone, Edward O Garcia, Kathleen C Mitic, Logan Green, Marie Oh Huber, Pete Thompson, Rebecca Spencer and Robert Holmes Swan.
View institutional ownership trends
.

How do I buy shares of eBay?

Shares of EBAY stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does eBay have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of eBay: 2dehands.be and 2ememain.be, Alando, Baazee.com, Bill Me Later, BillSAFE, Billpoint, Blackthorne, Braintree, Bureau Of Trade, Butterfield & Butterfield, CARad.com, Cargigi, Corrigon, Cox Automotive Media Solutions, Craigslist, Decide.com, EachNet, Expertmaker, Fraud Sciences, GSI Commerce, Giosis, GittiGidiyor, Gumtree, Half.com, Internet Auction Co., Kruse International, Loquo, Marktplaats.nl, Meetup.com, Milo.com, MissionFish, Motors.co.uk, OpusForum.org, PayPal, PhiSix Fashion Labs, Positronic Inc., Precision Buying Service, Qoo10, RedLaser, Rent.com, SalesPredict, Shopping.com, Shutl, Skype Limited, StumbleUpon, Svpply, TWICE, Terapeak, The Gifts Project, Ticket Utils Inc., Ticketbis, Tradera, Up4Sale.com, Vivanuncios, Where Inc., Zong, Zvents, alaMaula, brands4friends, dba.dk & bilbasen.dk, eBay (UK) Limited, eBay Commerce Inc., eBay GmbH, eBay International Holding GmbH, eBay International Treasury Center Sarl, eBay Marketplaces GmbH, eBay Sarl, iBazar, and mobile.de.
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This page (NASDAQ:EBAY) was last updated on 4/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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